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Holly Hill Primary and Nursery School

Woodpeckers, Year 2, 2021/22


Hello to our fabulous Woodies! We are so excited to be back and we want to make this the best year possible. We will work super hard together but will also have lots of fun. Year 2 is a key year and it is really important that you read at home 5 times a week and also learn your spellings every week. 



Your Fabulous Teachers



P.E DAYS - Wednesday/ Friday 

Spellings   - Monday

Reading Diaries - Daily





WOW!!!!!! We are going to Nottingham Castle (5.10.21)

Amazing Things in Woodpecker Class 

23.9.21 Sorting animals into groups using different criteria in science

22.9.21 We took photographs of the environment to investigate seasonal change in Science

Today, we used the Journey by Aaron Becker to inspire us with our own imaginary worlds and some of us wrote conditional sentences. 

21.9.21 Our Journey inspired images

Woodies are concentrating on their Letter Join handwriting ✏️✏️✏️✏️✏️✏️

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Letter Join

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21.9.21 Breathing and stretching to begin our Tuesday learning

20.9.21 Woodpeckers start the day with some ‘Reading for Pleasure’

Our amazing text this fortnight is Journey by Aaron Becker

17.9.21 Working together in P.E.

16.9.21 learning through investigating

15.9.21 Fantastic work on balance and control in P.E.

14.9.21 Our Wow Write session was calm and heavenly today 📝

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Today the children were writing the first part of a traditional tale. We practised switching between writer and reader to make sure our writing makes perfect sense.

13.9.21 We have little furry visitor in Woodpecker Class 🐹

10.9.21 marvellous maths

8.9.21 Making tens and unit numbers

7.9.21 We have a lovely classroom 😊

7.9.21 Our Standard of Work is AMAZING!

7.9.21 Woodpeckers have the moves!

6.9.21 Our Amazing Independent Writing